Carl B. “Dede” Portell of Festus, passed away Tuesday (8/17), he was 95 years old.

The funeral mass will be Friday (8/20) morning at 10 at Sacred Heart Church in Crystal City. Interment with full military honors in Sacred Heart Cemetery in Crystal City.

Visitation for Carl “Dede” Portell will be Thursday (8/19) evening from 4 until 8 at the Vinyard Funeral Home in Festus.